Zuma using his prerogative to show he's in charge: Karima Brown

President Jacob Zuma was in the National Council of Provinces on Thursday for his final oral reply session for the year.

He has denied his Cabinet reshuffles defy logic and asserted his prerogative to make changes.

Zuma’s shuffled his Cabinet 12 times in 7 years.

Meanwhile, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa emphasised once again that state capture is a serious issue that needs to be fought.

READ: Ramaphosa asks opposition for patience on judicial commission of inquiry delay

Political analyst Karima Brown says Zuma is simply saying he is in charge.

I think President Zuma is basically saying to fellow ANC leaders that he is in charge and he will exercise his prerogative and that he really doesn't have to account.

Karima Brown, political analyst

Politically in terms of the Constitution that is correct.

Karima Brown, political analyst

He has the prerogative to hire and fire but his decisions have to be rational which is why he was taken to court.

Karima Brown, political analyst

Click on the link below to listen to what Karima had to say about Cyril Ramaphosa.....


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